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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - With great urgency; In intense loss of hope.

Usage examples (37)
  • The child clung desperately to her mother
  • But she clung to the title desperately when she knew that it would be taken from her.
  • "Help!" he called desperately, sunk to his armpits in the snow.
  • Believe me, McCain desperately wants to run against Hillary Clinton. for more
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